Phlebotomists are healthcare professionals who draw blood from patients or blood donors, prepare and process blood tests and update patient records. The demand for qualified phlebotomists is rapidly growing and will continue to do so over the next decade according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
In this 8-week course, students will learn safety procedures in the lab, OSHA, universal precautions, lab equipment, quality control, maintenance, blood collection techniques by venipuncture and capillary sticks.
The fee for this Phlebotomy certification course is $2,324. Financial assistance may be available.
Courses will be in-person at Hocking College's Nelsonville campus. Session 1 will have one online course and 1 in person. Session 2 will be completely in person.